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John B.

Tutor in All Levels of Mathematics & Chemistry

Huntington Beach, CA (92646)

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Math:
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Geometry more »
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Prealgebra more »
Precalculus more »
Probability more »
SAT Math more »
Statistics more »
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Science:
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Biostatistics more »
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Physics
Computer:
Mathematica
Microsoft Excel
Microsoft Word
Business:
GRE
Microsoft Excel
Microsoft Word
Homeschool:
Algebra 1 more »
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Biology
Calculus more »
Chemistry more »
Geometry more »
Physics
Prealgebra more »
Precalculus more »
SAT Math more »
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Test Preparation:
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Corporate Training:
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ACT Math

I have an M.S. in mathematics. I have tutored students taking the ACT.

Testimonials:
"I just wanted to say thank you for all the effort you put into teaching me chemistry, physics, and math. I learned a lot this summer thanks to you….You are a truly great teacher."-- G.R. Huntington Beach

Algebra 1

I am a retired Mathematician and Chemist. I have also been a substitute teacher in Mathematics in the Huntington Beach Union H.S. District

My approach to teaching is to (i) emphasize the fundamentals, (ii) develop student confidence by reviewing concepts already understood, (iii) train the student to think how to solve new problems based on prior knowledge, and (iv) offer students my advice from years of experience.

Testimonials:
- Golan R. Huntington Beach, CA
I just wanted to say thank you for all the effort you put into teaching me chemistry, physics, and math. I learned a lot this summer thanks to you….You are a truly great teacher.

- Adam E. Tustin, CA
John was very patient with my son and gave him the attention needed. My son's first Algebra II test was today, since seeing John, and his comment was, "that was easier than I thought it would be and I had 20 minutes left." He usually runs out of time during his exams!

- Sten K. Laguna Beach, CA
John is very responsible and efficient. He was very helpful to my son to catch him up with his algebra. My son said he was patient and supportive.

Algebra 2

I am a retired Mathematician. I have also been a substitute teacher in Mathematics in the Huntington Beach Union H.S. District. I have tutored middle school, high school and college students.

I emphasize the fundamentals, develop student confidence by reviewing concepts already understood, and train the student to think how to solve new problems based on prior knowledge.

Testimonials:
- Golan R. Huntington Beach, CA
I just wanted to say thank you for all the effort you put into teaching me chemistry, physics, and math. I learned a lot this summer thanks to you….You are a truly great teacher.

- Adam E. Tustin, CA
John was very patient with my son and gave him the attention needed. My son's first Algebra II test was today, since seeing John, and his comment was, "that was easier than I thought it would be and I had 20 minutes left." He usually runs out of time during his exams!

- Sten K. Laguna Beach, CA
John is very responsible and efficient. He was very helpful to my son to catch him up with his algebra. My son said he was patient and supportive.

Biostatistics

My qualifications for tutoring in Biostatistics are as follows: PhD in Pharmaceutical Chemistry an a MS in Mathematics with a specialty in Statistics. I have given classes in Statistics to Engineers at Rohm & Haas.

Calculus

I am a retired Mathematician. I have also been a substitute teacher in Mathematics in the Huntington Beach Union H.S. District. I have tutored high school students in Algebra, Calculus, Trig and Geometry, and college students in Linear Algebra and Advanced Calculus.

Testimonials:
"I just wanted to say thank you for all the effort you put into teaching me chemistry, physics, and math. I learned a lot this summer thanks to you….You are a truly great teacher."-- G.R. Huntington Beach

CBEST

I have passed the CBEST exam. I have been a substitute teacher in mathematics in the Huntington Beach High School District. And I have taken all the preparatory coursework to getting my teaching certificate.

Chemistry

I am a retired Chemist. I have also been a substitute teacher in the Huntington Beach Union H.S. District. I have tutored high school and college students in all areas of chemistry.

Testimonials:
- Golan R. Huntington Beach, CA
I just wanted to say thank you for all the effort you put into teaching me chemistry, physics, and math. I learned a lot this summer thanks to you….You are a truly great teacher.

- Lauren L. Irvine, CA
John has helped me a lot with the basics of College Chem I. I feel assured that I have learned a lot from him. He is very knowledgeable, patient, and timely with arrival. I definitely recommend his services!

Differential Equations

I have a MS in Mathematics (U of Michigan), including specific courses in solving differential equations. I have considerable experience in tutoring differential equations to college level students.

GED

I can offer very effective tutoring in the GED exam: all areas of science and mathematics, including algebra, geometry and graphs; and all areas of English, including grammar and sentence correction.

Testimonials:
"I just wanted to say thank you for all the effort you put into teaching me chemistry, physics, and math. I learned a lot this summer thanks to you….You are a truly great teacher."-- G.R. Huntington Beach

Geometry

I am a retired Mathematician. I have also been a substitute teacher in Mathematics in the Huntington Beach Union H.S. District. I have tutored middle school and high school students in Geometry, Algebra and Calculus.

I emphasize the fundamentals, develop student confidence by reviewing concepts already understood, and train the student to think how to solve new problems based on prior knowledge.

I also have a unique set of animations to supplement my lessons. It add a visual understanding to the principles of geometry.

Linear Algebra

I have a M.S. in mathematics. My academic training includes coursework in Linear Algebra, and I have tutored college students in Linear Algebra.

Testimonials:
"I just wanted to say thank you for all the effort you put into teaching me chemistry, physics, and math. I learned a lot this summer thanks to you….You are a truly great teacher."-- G.R. Huntington Beach

Praxis

I have passed the Praxis exam. I have been a substitute teacher in mathematics in the Huntington Beach High School District. And I have taken all the preparatory coursework to getting my teaching certificate.

Prealgebra

I am a retired Mathematician and substitute teacher in Mathematics. I have tutored middle school and high school students in Pre-Algebra and Algebra, as well as all other areas of math.

Testimonials:
- Golan R. Huntington Beach, CA
I just wanted to say thank you for all the effort you put into teaching me chemistry, physics, and math. I learned a lot this summer thanks to you….You are a truly great teacher.

- Adam E. Tustin, CA
John was very patient with my son and gave him the attention needed. My son's first Algebra II test was today, since seeing John, and his comment was, "that was easier than I thought it would be and I had 20 minutes left." He usually runs out of time during his exams!

- Sten K. Laguna Beach, CA
John is very responsible and efficient. He was very helpful to my son to catch him up with his algebra. My son said he was patient and supportive.

Precalculus

I have tutored high school students in Pre-Calculus, Calculus and Algebra for a number of years.

My approach to teaching is to (i) emphasize the fundamentals, (ii) develop student confidence by reviewing concepts already understood, (iii) train the student to think how to solve new problems based on prior knowledge, and (iv) offer students my advice from years of experience.

Probability

I am a retired Statistician and Mathematician. I have also been a substitute teacher in Mathematics in the Huntington Beach Union H.S. District. I have tutored high school and college students.

SAT Math

I have a PhD in Chemistry and Mathematics (U of Michigan). I have also been a substitute teacher in Mathematics in the Huntington Beach Union H.S. District. I have tutored high school students in Chemistry, Algebra, Calculus, Trig and Geometry, and college students in Linear Algebra and Advanced Calculus.

Testimonial:
"I just wanted to say thank you for all the effort you put into teaching me chemistry, physics, and math. I learned a lot this summer thanks to you. You are a truly great teacher."-- G.R. Huntington Beach

Statistics

I have tutored high school and college students in Statistics.

I have written a study guide in AP Statistics for a textbook company. My approach is to teach the fundamentals before applications.

Trigonometry

One of my specialties is Trigonometry. I have a number of animations that quickly bring new understanding of trig functions to the student.

I emphasize the fundamentals, develop student confidence by reviewing concepts already understood, and train the student to think how to solve new problems based on prior knowledge.
I am a retired Mathematician. I have also been a substitute teacher in Mathematics in the Huntington Beach Union H.S. District. I have tutored high school students in Pre-Calculus, Calculus and Algebra for a number of years.

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